Guillermo G. Romero, PhD

Associate Professor
Associate Director, Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program

Regulation of G-protein coupled receptor function by phospholipase D and PDZ proteins; molecular regulation of Wnt signaling. Signal Transduction mechanisms associated to the activation of cellular phospholipases.

W1354 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
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Phone: 412-648-9408


BS (Biology), Universidad Peruana, Peru, 1973
MS (Biochemistry) Universidad Peruana, Peru, 1975
PhD (Biophysics), University of Virginia, 1980
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Virginia, 1986
Guillermo G. Romero, PhD

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Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years